Happy World Water Day!

To celebrate World Water Day, Annie Leonard and her crew at The Story of Stuff Project have launched their newest film: The Story of Bottled Water. We’ve posted the teaser below, but check out the full film, and interesting tidbits and anecdotes about water, here.*And check out Annie’s blog post on how you can help rid …Read More

Video Friday: "Living Downstream"

Living Downstream, an eloquent and cinematic documentary, follows ecologist Sandra Steingraber during one pivotal year as she travels across North America, working to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links.   One review says “Living Downstream does an excellent job of engaging the viewer’s curiosity and telling an inconvenient truth through the lens of interesting science and …Read More

New Speaker: Robert Traynham

Jodi Solomon Speakers Bureau is thrilled to welcome Robert Traynham to our speaking roster! Robert Traynham has been a part of the Washington political scene for over fifteen years and was consistently ranked as one of the most powerful staffers on Capitol Hill during his tenure in government.  Traynham is the host and moderator of The Comcast …Read More

Neil deGrasse Tyson on The Daily Show

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c Neil deGrasse Tyson www.thedailyshow.com Daily ShowFull Episodes Political Humor Health Care Reform It may not be Video Friday, but we really love this clip. Watch as Tyson and Colbert discuss Pluto’s demotion to “dust-bunny,” water on the moon and Avatar. Oh, and our …Read More

Video Friday: Annie Leonard on The Colbert Report

The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Annie Leonard www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Skate Expectations Phew! What a week for Annie Leonard! Her new book “The Story of Stuff” was released on Tuesday, the same day she was a guest on The Colbert Report. The previous evening, she was a …Read More

Congrats to The Cove!

Congratulations to Captain Paul Watson and the rest of the crew for their work on The Cove, which was awarded an Academy Award for best documentary feature earlier this week! The film chronicles the story of an elite team of activists, filmmakers and freedivers as they embark on a covert mission to expose a remote …Read More

Annie Leonard: "The Story of Stuff" & The Colbert Report

Annie Leonard‘s highly anticipated book “The Story of Stuff” hits shelves tomorrow! Named one of Oprah’s “Ten New Titles to Watch For,” the book tells the story of all the stuff we use everyday and the hidden costs to our health, the environment and the lives of millions of people. Learn more about Annie and her story …Read More

Upcoming Events: NYC Panel Discussion on Prostitution

THE COALITION AGAINST TRAFFICKING IN WOMEN (CATW) Invites You To The Following Panel Discussions     Mass Marketing Prostitution: Sexual Exploitation as Entertainment Friday, March 5, 12:00 – 1:30pm Panelists Include: Gail Dines, Stop Porn Culture Malka Marcovich, CATW – Europe Dorchen Leidholdt, CATW International Jonathan Walton, Poet/Activist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, The New Crusading Guide …Read More